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Maria Antonia
María lives with her husband and three children, ages 15, 13, and 10. Only her husband helps her. She makes a living selling tortillas, a job she learned in her family. She works on her own and up to the present has not had any difficulties.

She's requesting a loan to buy merchandise such as corn, lime, and gas, which are what's needed to make tortillas. In particular, she'll buy the corn wholesale to help keep a good supply at low cost.

María's dream is to be able to make improvements on her home so it's safer for her family. She hopes to achieve this with the profits from her business.
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María, vive con su esposo y tres hijos, de 15, 13 y 10 años de edad, no tiene más ayuda que la de su esposo, ella se dedica a la venta de tortillas, esta actividad la aprendió en su familia, trabaja en lo propio y hasta el momento no ha tenido dificultad.
Ella solicita un préstamo para la compra de mercadería como maíz, cal, gas, que son los que intervienen en la elaboración de tortillas, en especial obtener el maíz por mayor cantidad ayudándole para mantener un buen inventario y a bajo costo.
Los sueños de María es poder realizar mejoras a la vivienda, haciéndola mas segura para su familia, espera a través de las ganancias del negocio ir realizando sus planes.

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  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 486
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  • $23,095,900
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Maria Antonia to buy corn, lime, and gas to make tortillas.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 10, 2012
Listed
Dec 4, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Nov 17, 2013